Seventh-day Adventists. The history and modern-day organisation of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, founded in the USA and notable for observing the Sabbath on Saturday instead of Sunday.
Why do the Seventh day Adventist worship on a Saturday?
The Seventh-day Adventist Church keeps the Sabbath from sundown on Friday to sundown on Saturday, because God set apart the seventh day of creation week to be a day of rest and a memorial of creation.
What day is the true Sabbath?
The Jewish Sabbath (from Hebrew shavat, “to rest”) is observed throughout the year on the seventh day of the week—Saturday. According to biblical tradition, it commemorates the original seventh day on which God rested after completing the creation.
Why is Sunday God’s day?
In the first centuries, Sunday, being made a festival in honor of Christ’s resurrection, received attention as a day of religious services. Over time, Sunday thus came to be known as Lord’s Day (some patristic writings termed it as “the eighth day”).
What Bible does Seventh Day Adventist use?
There is no one Bible translation that is used in SDA congregations and by SDA pastors. Some do use the KJV/NKJV. Others like myself most commonly use the NIV.
What is the difference between Catholic and Seventh Day Adventist?
Catholics and other Christian sects use Sunday as day of fellowship while SDA members prefer to hold it on Saturdays. … In essence, Protestant churches came from Catholicism, but SDAs sprouted out of Protestant beliefs. There are also major differences in the SDA’s beliefs and that of other Christians’.